"This sound recording of President Franklin Roosevelt's fireside chat includes: 'At this time, when the world -- and the world includes our own American hemisphere -- is threatened by forces of destruction, it is my resolve and yours to build up our armed defenses.'" National Archives Identifier: 2173227 ( 1 reviews ) Topics: WWII, Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945, World War II, Old Time Radio, WWII,...
"This is a sound recording of President Franklin Roosevelt's fireside chat on national security in which he said: 'There can be no appeasement with ruthlessness.... We must be the great arsenal of democracy.'" National Archives Identifier: 2174675 Topics: OTR, World War, 1939-1945, World War II, Old Time Radio, Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano),...
"This is a sound recording of Winston Churchill's first speech to the nation as Prime Minister of Great Britain. The address was broadcast from London, and in it Churchill said: 'Behind us, behind the armies and fleets of Britain and France, gather a group of shattered states and bludgeoned races ... upon all of whom the long night of barbarism will descend, unbroken even by a star of hope, unless we conquer, as conquer we must, as conquer we shall.' Elmer Davis of Columbia Broadcasting... Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, World War II, Old Time Radio, OTR, Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965
"This is a sound recording of King George VI's Empire Day address that was broadcast from London. In the recording, the King said: 'It is not mere territorial conquest the enemy is seeking. It is the overthrow, complete and final, of the Empire and of everything for which it stands, and after that the conquest of the world.'" National Archives Identifier: 2173225 Topics: WWII, WWII, The King's Speech, George VI, King Of Great Britain, 1895-1952, World War, 1939-1945,...
"This sound recording of Prime Minister Churchill's address to Congress includes the remark: 'I cannot help reflecting that if my father had been American and my mother British, instead of the other way 'round, I might have got here on my own.'" ARC Identifier 2194729 Topics: WWII, Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965, World War, 1939-1945, Old Time Radio, OTR, World War II,...
byColumbia Broadcasting System, inc; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc
Forum edition Telecast on the CBS-TV documentary show World War I, under the title Doomed dynasties Summary Depicts the dynasties of Russia's Czar, Germany's Kaiser and Austria's Emperor and includes a case study in 20th - century and world history. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, World War (1914-1918), World War, 1914-1918, Twentieth century history... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
byColumbia Broadcasting System, inc; McGraw-Hill Book Company
Investigates the world of the twenty - first century with particular reference to patterns of communication and their projected impact upon man. Describes the current theories on the origin of the Crab nebula, first observed on earth in the year 1054. Explores the characteristics of its radiation, and the scientific supposition that its core contains a neutron star, or pulsar. Topics: Communication and traffic, Communication and traffic